Take them at their words : shocking, amusing and baffling quotations from the GOP and their friends, 1994-2004 / [edited by] Bruce J. Miller, with Diana Maio ; introduction by Sidney Blumenthal ; cartoons by Mike Luckovich.

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Take them at their words : shocking, amusing and baffling quotations from the GOP and their friends, 1994-2004 / [edited by] Bruce J. Miller, with Diana Maio ; introduction by Sidney Blumenthal ; cartoons by Mike Luckovich.
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Chicago, Ill. : Academy Chicago Publishers, 2004.

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xx, 369 p. : ill.; 22 cm.
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Genre/Form
  • Humor
  • Quotations
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  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
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  • committed to retain
Contents
Author's preface -- Introduction / Sidney Blumenthal -- pt. 1. Love thy neighbor -- Family values -- Cracks in the melting pot -- Barney fag & lesbian spear-chuckers -- Holy war -- The gender gap -- Their cold dead hands -- Respecting our elders -- pt. 2. Give war a chance -- The art of diplomacy -- Cakewalk : ongoing war -- Treaties no, new nukes yes -- Treason, traitors, freedom-fried frenchmen -- Anti-war Republicans, Clinton era -- War is hell -- WMD - weapons of mass destruction -- pt. 3. The best years of our lives -- Bashing the Clintons -- Demonizing Democrats or don't kill all the liberals -- The inquisition -- Coup d'etat 2000 -- pt. 4. Hail to the chief -- All hail King George -- Beat the press -- Do as I say, not as I do -- Free speech for me (bot not for thee) -- 5. This land was made for you and me -- Compassionate conservatism -- "Corrections Day" or damn the public, full speed ahead -- Public enemy : public schools -- Killing Big Bird -- Caring for our health -- Earth Day at the GOP -- Supporting troops or veterans' benefits -- pt. 6. From their mouth to God's ear -- The clouded crystal ball -- Say what? -- Civil wars & sore losers -- He said/she said -- Homeland security -- ch. 7. A chicken in every pot -- A balanced budget or the dive to red ink -- Let them eat cake or leave no millionaire behind -- Fuzzy math -- Campaign strategies -- pt. 8. Birds do it, bees do it -- SexSexSex -- Down & dirty -- pt. 9. Put not your faith in judges -- Judicial activism -- Index.
ISBN
089733521X
Owning Institutions
Harvard Library